Undergraduate study - 2021 entry

Support for secondary school students

Secondary school students who are interested in applying to university may be eligible to take part in one of our projects, which will help you learn more about your career options and guide you through the application process.

Reach Edinburgh

Reach Edinburgh is a Widening Participation project for eligible secondary state school students in S4-S6 in the south east of Scotland who are interested in studying law, medicine or veterinary medicine at university.

Access to Creative Education in Scotland (ACES)

Access to Creative Education in Scotland (ACES) is a Widening Participation project for eligible state school students in years S4-S6, studying in the south east of Scotland. The project is aimed at students interested in studying a visual creative subject, such as art, design or architecture, at university.

Sutton Trust Summer School

The University of Edinburgh Sutton Trust Summer School lets you experience what being a real university student is like by exploring subjects you’re interested in and taking part in exciting social activities!

Lothians Equal Access Programme for Schools (LEAPS)

Lothians Equal Access Programme for Schools (LEAPS) is a local outreach programme that aims to aims to raise awareness of opportunities in higher education and increase the number of students going to college or university.

Science Insights

Science Insights is a project for secondary school students who are interested in studying biological sciences at university.

YourEd

YourEd is our secondary schools partnership scheme designed for schools and pupils who may feel unsure if Higher Education (HE) or the University of Edinburgh is for them. We take the University to you: sharing our resources and expertise to bring you into our University community at an earlier stage.

Schools for Higher Education Programme (SHEP)

Schools for Higher Education Programme (SHEP) is a Scotland-wide project that aims to raise awareness of opportunities in higher education and increase the number of students going to college or university.